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Optiplex 780 PSU upgrade?

I have an Optiplex 780 Mini tower. No offense to dell, but the PSU is meh. I need a 500w psu with a 6pin pcie connector. Can the 780 take any ATX psu with a 20+4? Thanks

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RE: Optiplex 780 PSU upgrade?

HI,

I have an Optiplex Gx520 MT and ATX PSU 20/24 Pin will do the trick. I got a 500w modular in mine right now.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139028

  

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RE: Optiplex 780 PSU upgrade?

thanks, man. So, do u think that any 20 + 4 pin would work on my 780?

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RE: Optiplex 780 PSU upgrade?

I have an Optiplex 780 Mini tower. No offense to dell, but the PSU is meh. I need a 500w psu with a 6pin pcie connector. Can the 780 take any ATX psu with a 20+4? Thanks

 
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Yes, either an ATX 24-pin or 20+4-pin main motherboard power connector will work fine.
 
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RE: Optiplex 780 PSU upgrade?

Bev, you are a live saver.

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RE: Optiplex 780 PSU upgrade?

would a standard atx one fit?

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It should.

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RE: Optiplex 780 PSU upgrade?

would a standard atx one fit?

ATX is not sufficient.  You Need EPS 12V 2.93 certified power supply.

You need a CS750M

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139061

 Max. Current     5v 25A     3.3v 25A    12v  62A   -12v  0.8A 5vsb 3A

 


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